Last night he was broadcasting from San Francisco and tonight CBS Evening News anchor Scott Pelley will be in Seattle. One of the stories he’s bringing from there is on Lakewood’s Coffee Strong.
In the segment, a former Marine tells CBS she might have committed suicide were it not for the progressive coffee shop near Joint Base Lewis McChord. Deborah Flagboam says she was sexually assaulted during boot camp but found support at Coffee Strong.
Correspondent Barry Petersen reports that Coffee Strong is helping war veterans cope with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), and even saving lives.